Project Administrator (OAM) Job in Nigeria

 WIOCC is the leading player in the deployment of carrier-scale, future-proofed network infrastructure into Africa. We have the flexibility and scale to meet the ever-growing demand for reliable, high-speed capacity throughout Africa, driven by end consumers, enterprise users and the ecosystem that supports them. Our policy of continual investment in our network to create Africa’s first, truly hyperscale network infrastructure means ongoing investment for growth, ensuring our readiness to meet the future data volume demands of end users throughout Africa.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Project Administrator (OAM)

Location: Lagos

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Objective

  • This role is charged with assisting with the planning, implementing, executing and closure of projects within the Company.
  • To be acknowledged as the client champion for service delivery.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist in managing OAM individual and groups of network projects as directed
  • Assist in managing virtual project teams including members from NOC, Field, Legal and Finance
  • Assist in project management of client orders from feasibility, pre-sales solution design, sales order signature to  handover, achieving high levels of client satisfaction
  • Assist in activating services as required
  • Assist in maintaining records and data
  • Identify concerns, issues, contractual challenges and escalate appropriately
  • Actively participate in and promote the project gate review process
  • Assist with logistics coordination with vendors, shipping agents, partners
  • Deputise for the Project Manager & assist with the creation of ad hoc reports as needed
  • Actively use and ensure data integrity of OSS systems
  • Cover for other WIOCC Group projects as required

Minimum Qualifications

  • Maths & English school leavers certificate or equivalent
  • Technical and/or PMP / PRINCE2 certification or equivalent (desirable)

Experience & Skills:

  • Prefers a minimum of 1 year’s technical experience in the telecom industry or project management
  • Effective project management ability including written and verbal communication skills evidenced by work history and accomplishments
  • Excellent communication and soft skills, including the ability to listen to and summarise and concisely gather, analyse and share key information with stakeholders
  • Experience in Microsoft Office suite preferably including MS Project
  • Demonstrate ability to manage multiple priorities and solve problems in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of technology used in OAM network including GPON, Fibre, Data (Ethernet, IP/MPLS) preferred.


  • Team player, motivator, persistent, stress management
  • Client focused, confident, relationship builder
  • Integrity, honest with high ethical standards, negotiating skills
  • Boundless, passionate and flexible
  • Personal excellence, accuracy and attention to detail
  • Collaborative, achieve results through teamwork and partnerships
  • Strong analytical skills and ablity to collate and interpret data from various sources
  • Good English language communicator with a natural aptitude for dealing with people.

Application Closing Date
3rd July, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their updated CV, including three referees to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.